Hydroelectric under construction in Pará is included by WWF in report on violation of sustainability criteria in dam construction.
April 30, 2013
They consider prevailing development strategies in Amazonian countries and the new regional architecture (UNASUR, BNDES) threaten the sustainability of the ecoregion.
June 1, 2013
It is a fallacy to say that hydropower is clean and cheap, because it causes deforestation and does not account for the costs imposed to local people.
December 11, 2012
The growing demand for energy and the lack of planning in public policies have ignored the social and environmental impacts of the installation of dams in the Amazon.